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Harpy eagles
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Harpy Eagle
Scientific classification Red Pencil Icon
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Clade: Inopinaves
Clade: Afroaves
Superorder: Accipitrimorphae
Order: Accipitriformes
Family: Accipitridae
Subfamily: Harpiinae
Lesson, 1828

Harpy eagles, Harpiinae is a subfamily of birds in Accipitridae.

Description

Taxonomy

The split between the harpy eagles and booted eagles occurred 20 million years ago (Nagy and Tökölyi, 2014).[1]

Species list

Species of Harpiinae in TiF order
Family

Subfamily • Tribe

Genus

Author

Common name Ref
  Accipitridae
 sub. Harpiinae
Macheiramphus
Bonaparte, 1850
Bat Hawk TiF

Bat Hawk

Macheiramphus alcinus
Bonaparte, 1850
Bat Hawk
41–51 cm[2]

600–650 g


95–120 cm[2]


Forests, disturbed forests,
towns, dry bush.
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Steady2
Lower risk,
LC
Status iucn3.1 LC

IUCN[3]
  Accipitridae
 sub. Harpiinae
Harpyopsis
Salvadori, 1875
Papuan Eagle TiF

Papuan Eagle

Harpyopsis novaeguineae
Salvadori, 1875
Papuan Eagle








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Decrease2
Endangered,
VU
Status iucn3.1 VU

IUCN[4]
  Accipitridae
 sub. Harpiinae
Morphnus
Dumont, 1816
Crested Eagle TiF

Crested Eagle

Morphnus guianensis
(Daudin, 1800)
Morphnus guianensis eating green snake -Bolivia-8








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Decrease2
Lower risk,
NT
Status iucn3.1 NT

IUCN[5]
  Accipitridae
 sub. Harpiinae
Harpia
Vieillot, 1816
Harpy Eagle TiF

Harpy Eagle

Harpia harpyja
(Linnaeus, 1758)
Harpy Eagle in Panama








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Decrease2
Lower risk,
NT
Status iucn3.1 NT

IUCN[6]

References

Hemipus picatus This article is part of Project Bird Taxonomy, a All Birds project that aims to write comprehensive articles on every order, family and other taxonomic rank related to birds.
Wrybill This article is part of Project Bird Subfamilies, a All Birds project that aims to write comprehensive articles on each bird subfamily, including made-up families.
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